ABC News Deceptively Edits Quotes to Make Trump Admin. Look Bad

Perhaps ABC just wanted to prove that Sean Spicer’s attacks on the mainstream media were 100% true, because when Bush #43’s first press secretary Ari Fleischer  appeared on “Nightline” Monday night and words of praise for Trump’s press secretarySean Spicer, were edited to make it look as if he was attacking Sean Spicer.

Fleischer laid out what happened on his twitter feed:.

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On “Nightline” Ari Fleischer was asked about how Spicer handled himself during Monday’s press briefing after a Saturday statement where the Trump spox berated the media for their coverage of the inauguration. Ari Fleischer said that on Monday he did a good job, but that’s not what was reported.

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But that’s not what the “Nightline” viewers heard:

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Fleischer was not happy having his positive quote turned around into an attack:

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As the saying goes, “Ain’t that the truth!”


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